Sunday, September 25, 2016

Caprese salad

Per Andy's request, with Robesons (finally ripened!) and basil from the garden.

Thursday, September 15, 2016

what's blooming

September 2016 Bloom Day
Chamisa (Chrysothamnus nauseosus):

Blue grama grass (Bouteloua gracilis 'Hachita'):

Scarlet creeper (Ipomoea hederifolia):

Skyrocket gilia (Gilia aggregata):

Indian paintbrush (Castilleja integra):

Broomweed (Gutierrezia sarothrae):

Butter daisy (Verbesina encelioides):

Purple geranium (Geranium caespitosum):

Heartleaf four o'clock (Mirabilis nyctaginea):

Asters, asters, asters (Dieteria canescens):

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Leadwort and Geranium ‘Dilys’:

Sunday, September 4, 2016

weekend update

Cooler nights have kept the Robesons from ripening. C'mon guys! I don't want to have to pickle you!